Posts Tagged ‘industrial agriculture’

Signs of new creation all around

Posted November 13th, 2015 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Signs of new creation all around

Hope is not something to feel. Hope is something that exists. And to find it, just go out and be part of it.

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Resettling America – and the rest of the world as well (Part Two)

Posted April 15th, 2013 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

“It’s mighty hard to think of anything precious that is not in danger…Maybe that danger reveals the preciousness of it and shows us our duty.” – Wendell Berry.

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Drinking the Great Plains dry: a metaphor for all that’s wrong with us. And then, the good news!

Posted December 2nd, 2011 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Drinking the Great Plains dry: a metaphor for all that’s wrong with us. And then, the good news!

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: So here’s a good one with which to start off. The topic of the High Plains (or Ogallala) aquifer is something I bring to most of my talks – this singular source of water for 8 states of the Great Plains – because it is such a fine […]

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Food: a locus for the hope part

Posted September 19th, 2011 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Food: a locus for the hope part

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: When I speak to all sorts of groups, I usually get asked about the hope part of the challenging future we are now encountering, that future – already upon us- when the impacts of Homo sapiens sapiens on the Earth’s ecosystems begin to manifest themselves in things like […]

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